In a thrilling 200 free relay, SDSU and UNLV went head-to-head, putting up the 4th and 5th fastest times in conference history.
After winning the Mountain West title in epic fashion last year, defending champions UNLV have some work to do after starting out in 6th place on night 1.
San Diego State hasn’t lost a meet in almost 1500 days, and they extended their dual meet streak to 36 with a win over USD.
That performance marked a school record for the Cougars, who were led off by defending Pac-12 50 free champion Chloe Larson in 22.13.
Freshman Lea Polonsky kicked off her California Golden Bears swimming career with a big W in the 200 IM on Friday in Fresno.
ASU swimmer Grant House won two more events and fellow Sun Devil Emma Nordin won her second event at Day 3 of the Phoenix Sectional meet.
Ivan Puskovitch is the top seed in the men’s 50 free on Friday in Irvine.
Wyoming HS 3A state record-holder Brynlee Busskohl has verbally committed to swim for San Diego State University beginning in the fall of 2021.
Bell, a sophomore, was the champion in both the 200 IM and 100 free. She now has back-to-back state titles in the 200 IM.
2-time USA Swimming Scholastic All-American Meredith Smithbaker has decided to join San Diego State University’s sprint program beginning in the fall of 2021.